Severe weather affects several German places
Photo: Frank Rust
Severe weather has on various places in Germany wreaked havoc. In Hamburg, hundreds of people spend the night at the airport because flights were cancelled because of lightning. In the land of Thuringia derailed a passenger train, report German media.
The thunderstorm and the heavy rain made Friday an end to the warm weather of the past few days.
In large parts of Germany had the fire brigade our hands full and were streets blank and walked cellars under.
At the airport of Hamburg, approximately four hundred people stuck, because their flight was not. There were camp beds for them to put down and the Red Cross handed out food.
The train derailed at the place Stadtroda between Jena and Gera. The vehicle hit the rails by a mudslide. Seven people were slightly wounded.